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Welcome to Axtel ...

Axtel is located in Erie County<1>.

The location of Axtel has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Axtel is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Axtel lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Adding Axtel to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Axtel in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Axtel was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Axtel on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Axtel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Axtel - it's located in Kentucky.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Axtel.

Communities near Axtel ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Axtel.

  • Lorain [Lorain County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lorain
    • Lorain [Lorain County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Axtel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 63,855 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lorain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lorain<5>
  • Elyria [Lorain County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elyria
    • Elyria [Lorain County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Axtel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 53,757 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elyria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elyria<5>
  • North Ridgeville [Lorain County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Ridgeville
    • North Ridgeville [Lorain County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Axtel
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,392 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Ridgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Ridgeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Ridgeville<5>
  • Sandusky [Erie County]
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    • Avon [Lorain County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avon
      • Avon [Lorain County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Axtel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avon<5>
    • Norwalk [Huron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
      • Norwalk [Huron County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Axtel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,867 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<5>
    • Amherst [Lorain County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amherst
      • Amherst [Lorain County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Axtel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,219 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amherst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amherst
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amherst<5>
    • Vermilion [Erie County]
    • Sheffield Lake [Lorain County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheffield Lake
      • Sheffield Lake [Lorain County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Axtel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,916 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheffield Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheffield Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheffield Lake<5>
    • Oberlin [Lorain County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oberlin
      • Oberlin [Lorain County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Axtel
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,199 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oberlin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oberlin<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Axtel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Axtel.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Axtel. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Axtel.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Axtel. See our Newspapers Page for Axtel.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axtel ...

Looking for more information about Axtel? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Axtel, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Axtel.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Axtel. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Erie County: www.erie-county-ohio.net/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Erie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Axtel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Axtel) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Axtel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3687, Longitude: -82.3638       In this case, the coordinates for Axtel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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